Contributed Oral Session 99: Populations and Genetics: Diversity and Population Dynamics
Wednesday, August 10, 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM, Meeting Room 519 A, Level 5, Palais des congrès de Montréal
1:30 PM: Hodgson, Jenny*,1, Moilanen, Atte2, Thomas, Chris1, 1 University of York, York, UK2 Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences, Helsinki, Finland, Theory and practice for managing a disturbance-dependent butterfly.
1:50 PM: Woolbright, Scott*,1, 2, Martinsen, Gregory1, 2, Whitham, Thomas1, 2, Keim, Paul1, 2, 1 Department of Biological Sciences, Flagstaff, Arizona, USA2 Merriam-Powell Center for Environmental Research, Flagstaff, Arizona, USA, QTL mapping for ecologists: A novel experimental design provides a shortcut for linkage mapping in species with long generation times.
2:10 PM: McIntosh, Angus*,1, Grieg, Hamish1, Winterbourn, Michael1, 1 School of Biological Sciences, Christchurch, NEW ZEALAND, An experimental test of recruitment limitation in a stream caddisfly reveals larval population dynamics linked to both recruitment levels and density-dependent mortality.
2:30 PM: Lowe, Winsor*,1, Likens, Gene2, McPeek, Mark3, Buso, Don2, 1 Division of Biological Sciences, Missoula, MT, USA2 Institute of Ecosystem Studies, Millbrook, NY, USA3 Department of Biological Sciences, Hanover, NH, 03755, Linking direct and indirect data on dispersal: Isolation by slope in a headwater stream salamander.
2:50 PM: Fine, Paul*,1, 2, Miller, Zachariah 1, Mesones, Italo3, Irazuzta, Sebastian4, Coley, Phyllis2, 1 University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA2 University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA3 Universidad Nacional de la Amazonia Peruana, Iquitos, Peru4 McMaster University, Hamilton, ONT, Canada, The growth-defense tradeoff and habitat specialization by plants in Amazonian forests.
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3:20 PM: Barber, Paul1, Gonzalez-Guzman, Laura*,2, Gaines, Steven 3, Dugan, Jennifer4, 1 Boston University, Woods Hole, MA, USA2 University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, USA3 University of California at Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA, USA4 University of California at Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA, USA, Genetic patchiness in Emerita analoga along the Pacific coast of North America.
3:40 PM: Schroeder, Thomas *,1, 2, Walsh, Elizabeth1, 1 University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, TX, USA2 Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA, Cryptic speciation in the cosmopolitan Epiphanes senta complex (Monogononta, Rotifera) I: Diapause, mating behavior and reproductive isolation among species from temporary and permanent habitats.
4:00 PM: Walsh, Elizabeth*,1, Schroeder, Thomas1, 2, 1 University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, TX, USA2 Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA, Cryptic speciation in the cosmopolitan Epiphanes senta complex (Monogononta, Rotifera) II: Genetic differentiation within populations and among geographical regions.
4:20 PM: Murray, Dennis *,1, Steury, Todd2, 1 Dept. Biology, Peterborough, ON, CANADA2 Dept. Biology, St. Louis, MO, USA, Do southern snowshoe hare populations cycle, or simply fluctuate irregularly?
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